Countdown Timers are helpful tools for building anticipation and allowing time for the viewer count to grow. Adding a timer to your live selling stream is an easy addition that can add value and professionalism to the production.
Accessing Timers in Switcher Studio
To access timers:
Open the Switcher Studio app.
Tap Use as Switcher.
Tap the plus icon in the bottom-center of the Sources panel.
Tap Text & Graphics.
Choosing a Timer Template
To choose a Timer:
Tap to select the timer you want to use.
You will now have the ability to edit the properties of the selected timer.
Customizing Your Timer
Now that you have chosen a timer template, you can customize the properties. You can choose the size, location, colors, and background for your timer.
To customize your timer:
Adjust any settings in the properties window.
You can adjust settings such as the duration, colors, size, location, and background.
Tap Done in the top-right corner.
Displaying the Timer in Your Livestream
To display your timer in the livestream:
Tap the timer in the Sources panel.
The timer will now appear in the live feed and begin counting down.
Tap the timer again to remove it from the live feed.